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Large fragment of offering table

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W 306, No. 3

Dimensions

Overall: 36 cm, 2.9 kg, 47.5 cm (14 3/16 in., 6.5 lb., 18 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-179c

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red brown ware, blk. centered, red pot, broken, type of 23-1-296 but larger; five pieces

Provenance

From Meroe, W 306, No. 3, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition